Columbus Police report that a vehicle has been stolen from the 900 block of Ferndale Place in the Bexley area and two nearby vehicles located in an unlocked garage were gone through by a burglar. These two incidents are just two examples of how neighborhoods in the greater Columbus area are falling victim to car thieves and other criminals. After such events occur it is only natural to question just how safe you really are, and look for steps to take to increase security in your area. Thankfully, there are a number of options available to neighborhoods that want to increase their level of security.
As car thefts and petty burglaries increase, many neighborhoods are enlisting the help of security patrols and upgrading their communities to include gate security. When your neighborhood includes a manned gate at all points of entry and exit it can deter crime like the two recent examples above. Heightened security can also include vehicle patrols that provide continuous monitoring of the streets and sidewalks and deter criminals from targeted the homes in your neighborhood. There is no reason to let criminals take advantage of your hard work when there are effective alternatives to just doing nothing.
If you want to learn more about how upgrading your neighborhood security, contact UAS today to schedule a consultation. We know how to increase safety in an unobtrusive manner and help you rest easy at night knowing that your family is safe. Don't wait until there is a string of car thefts or break-in before you take a serious look at your security options. Increased security and gated entrances can also boost the value of your property and make your community a more desirable place to live.